Newly elected councilwoman’s proposals stall meeting for over an hour Tuesday night

Obituaries

Estrella Edwards, 93, of Waycross, passed away Sunday, January…

Verdell Fuller, 71, of Lawrenceville, formerly of Mershon, pas…

There are several words of wisdom that have been passed down to me by those I respect, including my parents, grandparents, other family, teachers and friends. I try to utilize this wisdom to be productive in life and generous to others. 

It was a quick, foolhardy decision born of a country girl who wanted to see more of the world than pasture fences, cows and hayfields. I came to regret it during all the nights I cried, homesick for all of that as well as the bullfrogs, crickets and dirt roads.